Municipal election candidates in Ontario can register to run on May 1

Nomination forms are available at the clerk's officer. The provincial election will also likely result in an open seat on council, with incumbent councillors Donna Skelly (Ward 7) and Judi Partridge (Ward 15) running against each other for the MPP ... More..

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Two top EPA staffers resign amid ethics probes
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Two top EPA staffers resign amid ethics probes

Albert Kelly was an adviser on the Superfund program , but he chose to resign after reports this week alleged he was previously banned from working in the banking industry. Pruitt had put the former Oklahoma...More..

California leads 18-state coalition to sue EPA over emission standards
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

California leads 18-state coalition to sue EPA over emission standards

The standards would have required vehicles to get 36 miles per gallon (58 kilometers per gallon) by 2025, about 10 miles (16 kilometers) over the existing standard. A coalition of 17 states and the District of ...More..

Iran will respond to
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Iran will respond to "Israeli aggression", MP says after Syria attacks

Iran's deputy foreign minister, Abbas Araqchi, said, referring to the 12 May deadline: "Netanyahu's childish and ridiculous presentation was planned in the run-up to Trump's announcement about the nuclear deal"...More..

Rosenstein Rejects Pressure From Hill, Vows Justice Dept Won't Be 'Extorted'
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Rosenstein Rejects Pressure From Hill, Vows Justice Dept Won't Be 'Extorted'

In an interview with The Washington Post , the head of the House Freedom Caucus , Rep. Mark Meadows , R-N.C., called impeachment proceeding against Rosenstein "a last resort option, if the Department of Ju...More..

Number Of Afghan Security Forces Drops 10 Percent During Past Year
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Number Of Afghan Security Forces Drops 10 Percent During Past Year

The White House condemned Tuesday the "heinous" twin suicide attacks that killed at least nine journalists and 16 others the day before in Kabul , the deadliest assault on Afghan media since the fall of the ...More..

Europe Tells Trump: We Won't Negotiate Trade Under Threat
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Europe Tells Trump: We Won't Negotiate Trade Under Threat

Trump administration officials have said that in lieu of tariffs, steel- and aluminum-exporting countries would have to agree to quotas created to achieve similar protections for USA producers. "The U.S. decis...More..

Arizona teachers to strike through Wednesday
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Arizona teachers to strike through Wednesday

Phoenix: Arizona teachers vowed to continue their walkout over salaries and school funding on Tuesday as lawmakers considered a proposal advanced by the governor and legislative leaders for ending the latest i...More..

Morocco cuts diplomatic ties with Iran
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Morocco cuts diplomatic ties with Iran

He said that Iran and "Hezbollah" were supporting Polisario by training and arming its fighters, via the Iranian embassy in Algeria. Rabat soon will shut its embassy in Tehran. The Western Sahara region has eff...More..

North Texas mother convicted in hot car deaths of 2 toddlers
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

North Texas mother convicted in hot car deaths of 2 toddlers

When she was taken into custody she gave several different scenarios of what happened, which ranged from the kids were only in the vehicle for a short time, they locked themselves inside and that they had disap...More..

All the students in 150 UP schools flunk board exams
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

All the students in 150 UP schools flunk board exams

On the landing page, click on the exam results notification. In 11 schools, all examinees failed in class X while in six schools, all students of class XII couldn't be passed the examination. All they have to d...More..

82% households electrified in India: Power minister
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

82% households electrified in India: Power minister

Watch BusinessToday.In Editor Rajeev Dubey explain why millions of houses in India are still without power. In fact, if data for the previous year (2017-18) in which, 18374 villages were "electrified" is exclud...More..

Now Jinnah Portrait at AMU Sparks Row
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Now Jinnah Portrait at AMU Sparks Row

He added that AMU had been conferring life membership on eminent people from politics, social and academic fields since 1920 and Mahatam Gandhi was the first life member of AMUSU. "There is no program or chapte...More..

Golden State Killer Doc Series Coming From HBO and Liz Garbus
by | Wednesday, May 02, 2018

Golden State Killer Doc Series Coming From HBO and Liz Garbus

Last week, authorities arrested Joseph James DeAngelo , 72, at his home near Sacramento. News of his capture went viral on social media with many crediting McNamara's book for the big break in the case. A chil...More..

by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

CHP officer among 4 injured in I-80 Fairfield crash

Just before 3:40 p.m., police responded to reports of the collision in eastbound I-80 lanes just west of the Red Top Road off-ramp, CHP Officer Damian Cistaro said. The Mitsubishi driver and both their right fr...More..

10 aid workers freed after going missing in South Sudan
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

10 aid workers freed after going missing in South Sudan

The ICRC provided the transportation of the released aid workers with the consent of all the parties involved and was not involved in any negotiations. The U.N. says it's "outraged" at the deteriorating situati...More..

Comey Dismisses House Report That Found No Russia Collusion
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Comey Dismisses House Report That Found No Russia Collusion

Comey has done a media blitz recently to promote his book " A Higher Loyalty " where he details his interactions with the president and how Trump insisted Comey give him his personal "loyalty" while he was dire...More..

Trump's personal doctor says president's bodyguards seized records in 'raid'
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Trump's personal doctor says president's bodyguards seized records in 'raid'

Dr. Harold Bornstein told NBC News that the "raid" by Trump's personal bodyguard Keith Schiller and another "large man" came on February 3, 2017, and that they were joined by Trump Organization Chief Legal O...More..

Police react to twin bomb blast in Adamawa
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Police react to twin bomb blast in Adamawa

Isa Danladi who resides in the area said: " Many people died on the spot and several others were taken to hospital with severe injuries . This is obviously the work of Boko Haram". 27 persons have been reporte...More..

Police arrest man after neighbours say he showed them a body
by | Tuesday, May 01, 2018

Police arrest man after neighbours say he showed them a body

He inherited it when his mother died and allows drug addicts to stay there. They arrested 40-year-old Angelo Dante Beckford, who now faces expenses of second-degree homicide, aggravated assault and possession o...More..